[mythtv-users] How do I retrieve channels from schedules direct for FIOS?

Brian Long briandlong at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 11:01:38 UTC 2011

On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 5:07 AM, James <virtue at rocketmonkeys.com> wrote:
> I just got my hauppauge WinTV-DCR-2650, and I have it recording &
> watching TV.  Now I want to get listings working.
> I have my account on schedulesdirect.org setup, and I've added it as a
> video source (it found my lineup).  I created an input connection for
> my tuner to the video source.  Now I'm stuck at the "scan channels"
> and "fetch listings".  Fetch listings button did not work, no error
> message.  Turns out the only indicator was a line in the log window
> (which I can't see while doing this) saying I needed to scan channels
> first.  This should probably be a dialog popup.
> I go to scan channels, and I'm not sure what to put here.  I know I
> have channels from 2 to about 1000 or 1500, not exactly sure.  What
> settings should I enter in the scan channels setup page?  I picked a
> few things and started it scanning, but I'm not sure what I'm doing
> here (and I haven't found a howto specifically geared towards this
> scenario yet).

I think you should read this thread and possibly do what Michael
suggests in the last post:


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